Some days you get your hands dirty. It's thrilling when it's not 24/7.
Heart. Papillary muscles, left ventricle. That's a pretty thick outer muscular layer. It's been working hard for a long time. The papillary (tree) muscles look a little attenuated. But still trying to grow, like a cactus in a desert.
This is me. Circa 2001/2002 I'm not certain. VA morgue. Brain cutting conference - no, those aren't cookies; I'm searching for the amygdala. Thanks Dr. G for giving me this print. Hangs on a bulletin board in my office, with many other things I love.